>> when investigating the underworld of syrup trade a reporter has to be careful not to get too close. >> have you tried? >> i don't need to. >> tom: yes, you should try. >> i don't need to, okay? >> but saying clean in canada isn't easy with pushers everywhere. >> did you even try it? >> i don't need to try it. >> you should try it. you will try it because it's for you to be able to talk on tv about maple syrup, you have to taste it. >> fine. sure, it was good, even great but this was a serious story that someone needed to get to the bottom of and i was not about to lose control. [ laughter ] happen to know anything about these stolen canadian stickies? >> no. >> do you have samples? >> want to taste it. >> look at that. just a little. i'll take three jugs. >> three jugs, all right.